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  • Thupertrooper (Victor): Whats a good place to drink out there kyle?
    September 20, 2018, 10:45:27 AM
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Author Topic: Project JAP Jeep  (Read 37673 times)

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Offline pinchel (Rob)

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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #135 on: May 22, 2017, 07:43:58 PM »
suhweet!!!
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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #136 on: July 20, 2017, 02:24:29 PM »
Wired up my oba on/off switch and ran the air line to it. Also cut more of the front bumper away. And I replaced the cabin air filter.

20170719_135946 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr

Really liking the look of the bumper now.

20170719_191659 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr
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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #137 on: July 20, 2017, 03:36:00 PM »
how does that affect the structural rigidity at speed? I like the look too.
I got your "Jeep thing", now it burns when I pee..

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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #138 on: July 20, 2017, 04:33:44 PM »
how does that affect the structural rigidity at speed? I like the look too.

It doesn't seem to affect it at all. All of the structure is still present. Lets just say its refined.
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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #139 on: August 03, 2017, 04:07:23 PM »
My onboard air is finally complete.
 
1-Viair 480c Compressor
 1-6 Port Air Manifold
 2- 2.5 gal Air Tanks
 1-90psi on 120psi off Pressure Switch
 1- Viair 200psi Guage w/Master On/Off switch
 5'- 3/8 Air Line
 15'- 1/4 Air Line
 Various air fittings

I have under $200 in the whole project

Cant see any of it hanging from under the rear

IMG_20170802_173700_948 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr

The set up

20170802_173505 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr

Insert Hose Here

20170803_155502 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr

Nice Location for Gauge and Switch

20170803_160539 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr
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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #140 on: September 05, 2017, 05:29:53 PM »
So I picked up some IF roof light bar mounts from AZGeorge a while back waiting for the day to buy a light bar. Well that day happened. I picked up a 43" curved bar.
I was dreading the install though. I knew from when I had my Xoskel light cage that my rivnuts were all striped out. So I had a slow day last week and I figured that Id take a crack at it. Dropped the headliner and removed the rivnuts. I hate those things. I replaced them with bolts and mounted the brackets and light bar. Not bad I must say. Holy wow is it bright.

20170830_162943 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr

20170830_163540 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr

20170830_163615 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr

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